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PM Modi launches Umang App to boost e-governance

PM Modi launches Umang App to boost e-governance

It is an evolving platform designed for citizens of India to offer them access to the pan India e-Gov services from the Central, State, Local Bodies, and Agencies of government on app, web, SMS, and IVR channels. The UMANG app has three sections on the top that includes Home, Favorite (shows marked favorite services), All Services (further includes Central and State section) and a list of States to choose from, for the services provided by a particular state. At present, the Umang app provides services across 12 categories which include - agriculture, education, employment and skills, energy, finance, health, housing, police, public grievance, revenue, transport, and utility. The UMANG app has been in the making since 2016 and is now available on mobile platforms such as - Android, iOS and Windows.

Key Features: -Unified Platform: It brings together all government departments and their services on a single platform to provide better and easier services to citizens.

UMANG app will be soon linked with Aadhaar as well, thereby completing the circuit for a fully integrated, scalable application for e-Governance. Umang app is already available for download for free on Google Play store, Apple's App store and also for the Windows users. It incorporates NPS, Aadhaar, Insurance, grants, human services, women empowerment, Passport Seva, e-District, EPFO and others.

According to the description provided on the Google Play Store, any new service will automatically be included in the app.

The UMANG app will expand its usability in the coming days and the users will be able to link their Aadhaar cards in order to avail full benefits of the application. The app provides consumer support working from 8 AM to 8 PM. Live chat is also accessible to get support from the technical team.

You can also download via giving a missed call or SMS to "9718397183". The app would also be helping make egovernance "mobile first". Tap on the link and install the application. Here's everything you need to know about the Indian Government's latest initiative Umang.

-Open the app and enter details like name, age, sex, phone number, and Aadhaar details to create an account with Umang app. You can likewise interface Social media profiles like Facebook and Twitter.

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